The California Guitar Trio and the Montreal Guitar Trio feature six guitar masters from around the globe, together fusing over 40 years of combined performing experience into one powerhouse group. With their concerts lauded as groundbreaking and unabashedly entertaining, the two acclaimed groups perform inventive arrangements of each other’s repertoire, as well as new, original music for their one-of-a-kind guitar sextet. The two groups have performed together in over 100 cities across North America.
Fearlessly performing across the genres of jazz, classical, world, rock and even surf and Spaghetti Western, The California Guitar Trio knows no musical boundaries. With 15 acclaimed albums streamed over 59 million times on Pandora, these gifted musicians boast a widespread following with their visionary arrangements of iconic melodies by greats such as The Beatles, The Beach Boys, Queen, Bach and Beethoven. Across the group’s expansive, 25-year career, its music has served as the soundtrack for Olympics coverage, as well as hit programs on CNN, CBS, NBC and ESPN. NASA even used the group’s music to wake the crew aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour.
The California Guitar Trio’s diverse members honed their skills at leading university guitar programs around the world, with Paul Richards hailing from The University of Utah’s jazz guitar program, and Brussels-born Bert Lams a graduate of the prestigious Royal Conservatory of Music. Tokyo native Hideyo Moriya finessed his stylings at the Berklee College of Music. The three met while studying with acclaimed guitarist Robert Fripp’s challenging Guitar Craft courses.
For over 15 years, the Montreal Guitar Trio has won over audiences worldwide with its members’ virtuosity, creativity and lively audience interaction. Comprised of gifted guitarists Marc Morin, Sébastien Dufour and Glenn Lévesque, the trio has performed hundreds of concerts in prestigious venues across North America, Europe, New Zealand and Australia, including the BB King Blues Club in New York, the Rundetårnet in Copenhagen, and the legendary Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.
Don’t miss this uplifting evening of spirited tunes and masterful musicianship, with a strong focus on storytelling and humor to make audiences feel like they’re part of the show.
Approx. 80 to 90 minutes with no intermission
Subject to change at artist’s discretion.
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